Emergency Orders and News Releases
Southeast


Date Area Summary Action
04/17/19 Expires 09/15/19 Southeast Filleting And De-Heading Of Lingcod, King And Coho Salmon, And Nonpelagic Rockfish Prohibited In Southeast Alaska Sport Fisheries Restriction
04/10/19 Expires 06/30/19 Juneau Sport Fishing Closed In Peterson Creek Closure
04/01/19 Expires 05/01/20 Southeast CORRECTED: Southeast Alaska Regional King Salmon Sport Fishing Regulations For 2019
03/21/19 Expires 03/31/20 Southeast Southeast Alaska Nonpelagic Rockfish Sport Fishing Regulations For 2019
02/27/19 Expired 03/08/19 Haines/Skagway Haines ADF&G Office Closed March 6-8
01/09/19 Expires 12/31/19 Juneau Juneau Area Section 11-A Personal-Use King Crab Fishery To Close Friday January 11th At 8:00p.M. Closure
01/07/19 Expires 12/31/19 Ketchikan Sport Fishing For King Salmon Restricted In The Ketchikan Area Closure
01/07/19 Expires 12/31/19 Haines/Skagway Sport Fishing For King Salmon Restricted In The Haines/Skagway Area Closure
01/07/19 Expires 07/15/19 Petersburg Sport Fishing For King Salmon Restricted In The Petersburg And Wrangell Areas Closure
01/07/19 Expires 06/15/19 Juneau Sport Fishing For King Salmon Restricted In The Juneau Area Closure
01/02/19 Statewide 2019 Statewide Sport Fish Stocking Plan Open For Public Comment
12/31/18 Expires 12/31/19 Juneau Juneau Area Section 11-A Remains Closed To Sport And Personal Use Pot Shrimp Fishing In 2019
11/29/18 Expired 02/28/19 Yakutat Yakutat ADF&G Office To Be Seasonally Closed
10/11/18 Expired 11/30/18 Statewide ADF&G To Mail Annual Sport Fishing Harvest Survey
10/10/18 Expired 12/31/18 Statewide ADF&G Surveys Anglers About Regulation Complexities
09/20/18 Statewide Entries Sought For 2019 Sport Fishing Regulations Summary Photo Contest
09/19/18 Statewide New ADF&G Videos Show How To Fish For Coho Salmon
09/07/18 Expired 10/31/18 Juneau Revised: Coho Salmon Limits Liberalized In Saltwater Hatchery Area Near Juneau Liberalization
09/05/18 Statewide Non-Native Bass Caught In Anchorage Lake
08/28/18 Southeast Pacific Salmon Commission Completes Negotiations On New Coast Wide Conservation And Harvest Sharing Agreement
08/13/18 Expired 12/31/18 Yakutat Situk, Lost, And Ahrklin Rivers Closed To Sport Fishing For Sockeye Salmon Closure
08/07/18 Statewide Eklutna Tailrace Voted The Nation’S Top Mom-Approved Fishing Location
07/25/18 Expired 08/31/18 Southeast 2018 Southeast Alaska Nonpelagic Rockfish Closure For Outside Waters Closure
07/23/18 Expired 08/31/18 Juneau Macaulay Hatchery Area Opens Opening
07/18/18 Expired 08/10/18 Ketchikan Sport Fishing Closed In Herring Bay Area Closure
07/13/18 Expired 09/14/18 Haines/Skagway Pullen Creek And Pond Open To King Salmon Fishing Opening
07/12/18 Expired 12/31/18 Sitka Sport Fishing Opened In Bear Cove Opening
07/10/18 Expired 08/15/18 Yakutat Situk, Lost, And Ahrnklin Rivers Closed To Sport Fishing For Sockeye Salmon And Closed Area Below Situk River Weir Expanded Closure
07/09/18 Expired 12/31/18 Sitka Redoubt Bay And Lake Subsistence And Sport Sockeye Salmon Limits Increased Liberalization
06/28/18 Expired 12/31/18 Yakutat Situk River Closed To Retention Of Sockeye Salmon Closure
06/25/18 Expired 08/15/18 Juneau Macaulay Hatchery Area Closed To King Salmon Fishing Closure
06/18/18 Expired 08/01/18 Sitka Sport Fishing Closed In Bear Cove Closure
06/14/18 Southeast Permits Now Required And Available Online For Sport Anglers Shrimp Fishing In Southeast
06/13/18 Expired 06/17/18 Ketchikan /
Prince of Wales Island /
Anchorage /
Mat-Su /
Tanana
From Ketchikan To Fairbanks, On June 16 - 17 Families Are Encouraged To Get Out And Fish Together This Weekend
06/12/18 Expired 12/31/18 Ketchikan Ketchikan Creek Opens To Sport Fishing Opening
06/08/18 Expired 06/10/18 Sitka Regulations For Swan Lake Junior Trout Derby Liberalization
06/04/18 Expired 08/31/18 Juneau Sport Fishing For King Salmon Opens In Hatchery Areas Near Juneau Liberalization
05/22/18 Expired 07/31/18 Petersburg Sport Fishing For King Salmon Opens In Hatchery Areas Near Petersburg And Wrangell Opening
05/17/18 Expired 06/14/18 Prince of Wales Island Hatchery King Salmon Harvest Opened In Coffman Cove Opening
05/02/18 Expired 11/30/18 Yakutat Southeast Alaska 2018 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations Set For The Yakutat Area
05/02/18 Expired 11/30/18 Craig /
Ketchikan /
Petersburg /
Prince of Wales Island
Southeast Alaska 2018 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations Set For The Southern Southeast Alaska Area
05/02/18 Expired 11/30/18 Haines/Skagway /
Juneau /
Sitka
Southeast Alaska 2018 Lingcod Sport Fishing Regulations Set For The Northern Southeast Alaska Area
05/01/18 Expired 06/14/18 Sitka Sport Fishing Opens For King Salmon Near Hidden Falls Opening
04/23/18 Expired 12/31/18 Yakutat Situk River Closed To Sport Fishing For King Salmon Closure
04/23/18 Expired 06/14/18 Ketchikan Ketchikan Terminal Harvest Areas Open To Harvest Hatchery King Salmon Liberalization
04/23/18 Expired 07/31/18 Ketchikan Hatchery King Salmon Limits Increased In Herring Bay Area Liberalization
04/20/18 Expired 05/02/18 Ketchikan Charter Meeting To Discuss New Regulations For 2018
04/18/18 Expired 09/09/18 Southeast Filleting And De-Heading Of Lingcod, King And Coho Salmon, And Nonpelagic Rockfish Prohibited In Southeast Alaska Sport Fisheries
04/17/18 Expired 03/31/19 Southeast Southeast Alaska Nonpelagic Rockfish Sport Fishing Regulations For 2018
04/11/18 Expired 04/27/18 Statewide ADF&G Proposes Amendment To The 2018 Statewide Stocking Plan
04/03/18 Expires 05/03/19 Southeast King Salmon Sport Fishing Regulations In Effect For Southeast Alaska
03/30/18 Expired 04/05/18 Southeast Use Of Two Rods In The Southeast Alaska King Salmon Fishery Ends March 31
03/29/18 Expired 08/14/18 Ketchikan Sport Fishing For King Salmon Restricted In The Ketchikan Area Closure
03/29/18 Expired 06/30/18 Juneau Sport Fishing For King Salmon Restricted In The Juneau Area Closure
03/29/18 Expired 12/31/18 Haines/Skagway Sport Fishing For King Salmon Restricted In The Haines/Skagway Area Closure
03/29/18 Expired 07/14/18 Petersburg Sport Fishing For King Salmon Restricted In The Petersburg And Wrangell Areas Closure
03/15/18 Sitka Registration For The 2018 Nakwasina Sound Superexclusive Guided Sport Ecotourism Dungeness Crab Fishery Extended To April 14
02/01/18 Southeast Southeast Alaska Sport Fishery Regulation Changes And King Salmon Sport Fishery Management For 2018
12/27/17 Expired 12/31/18 Juneau Juneau Area Section 11-A Remains Closed To Sport And Personal Use Pot Shrimp Fishing In 2018 Closure
12/27/17 Expired 01/30/18 Statewide 2018 Statewide Sport Fish Stocking Plan Public Comment Period
12/20/17 Expired 06/30/18 Juneau Juneau Area Personal Use Red And Blue King Crab Fishery Winter Season Closure Closure
12/01/17 Expired 03/31/18 Juneau Juneau Area Personal Use Red And Blue King Crab Fishery Winter Season Fishery Update
11/09/17 Expired 03/31/18 Juneau Juneau Area Personal Use Red And Blue King Crab Fishery Winter Season Opening
09/29/17 Expired 12/31/17 Sitka Sport Fishing Reopened In Bear Cove Opening
09/20/17 Expired 03/31/18 Southeast Southeast Alaska King Salmon Sport Fishing Reopened Opening
09/19/17 Expired 12/31/17 Sitka Sport Fishing Closed In Bear Cove Closure
08/22/17 Statewide Photo Entries Sought For 2018 Sport Fishing Regulations Summary Photo Contest
08/07/17 Expired 09/30/17 Southeast Retention Of King Salmon Is Prohibited In All Southeast Alaska Salt Waters Closure
08/03/17 Expired 08/31/17 Sitka Sport Fishing Closed In Bear Cove Closure
08/03/17 Expired 12/31/17 Yakutat Sport Fishing Area Closure Reduced To 300 Feet Downstream Of The Situk River Weir Restriction
07/24/17 Expired 12/31/17 Yakutat SITUK RIVER SOCKEYE SALMON SPORT FISHING HARVEST LIMITS INCREASED Liberalization
07/24/17 Expired 03/31/18 Southeast SOUTHEAST ALASKA NONPELAGIC ROCKFISH CLOSURE FOR OUTSIDE WATERS DURING 2017 Closure
07/21/17 Expired 07/31/17 Juneau JUNEAU AREA PERSONAL USE RED AND BLUE KING CRAB FISHERY Opening
07/19/17 Expired 09/14/17 Haines/Skagway Pullen Creek And Pond Open To King Salmon Fishing Opening
07/11/17 Expired 12/31/17 Sitka REDOUBT BAY AND LAKE SUBSISTENCE AND SPORT SOCKEYE SALMON FISHERY ANNOUNCEMENT Liberalization
07/11/17 Expired 09/01/17 Sitka SPORT FISHING FOR KING SALMON CLOSED IN KASNYKU BAY Closure
07/07/17 Expired 08/15/17 Yakutat SPORT FISHING CLOSED AREA EXPANDED BELOW THE SITUK RIVER WEIR Closure
06/30/17 Statewide Illegally Dumped Fish Waste Can Draw Bears, Fines For Violators
06/21/17 Expired 07/31/17 Sitka SPORT FISHING CLOSED IN BEAR COVE Closure
06/20/17 Expired 07/31/17 Juneau Fish Creek Pond Closed To Sport Fishing Closure
06/20/17 Expired 08/31/17 Juneau Macaulay Hatchery Area Closed To King Salmon Fishing Closure
06/20/17 Expired 12/31/17 Statewide Alaska Invasive Species Awareness Week
06/13/17 Expired 12/31/17 Ketchikan Ketchikan Creek Opens To Sport Fishing Opening
06/09/17 Expired 06/11/17 Sitka SWAN LAKE'S JUNIOR TROUT DERBY REGULATIONS
05/30/17 Expired 07/31/17 Petersburg KING SALMON BAG LIMITS IN WRANGELL NARROWS-BLIND SLOUGH FOR 2017 Liberalization
05/23/17 Expired 07/15/17 Petersburg NEW KING SALMON SPORT FISHING RESTRICTIONS IN MARINE WATERS OFF THE STIKINE RIVER Restriction
04/20/17 Expired 11/30/17 Southeast SOUTHEAST ALASKA 2017 LINGCOD SPORT FISHING REGULATIONS SET FOR THE SOUTHERN SOUTHEAST ALASKA AREA Opening
04/20/17 Expired 11/30/17 Yakutat SOUTHEAST ALASKA 2017 LINGCOD SPORT FISHING REGULATIONS SET FOR THE YAKUTAT AREA Opening
04/20/17 Expired 11/30/17 Southeast SOUTHEAST ALASKA 2017 LINGCOD SPORT FISHING REGULATIONS SET FOR THE NORTHERN SOUTHEAST ALASKA AREA Opening
04/19/17 Expired 09/10/17 Southeast FILLETING AND DE-HEADING OF LINGCOD, KING AND COHO SALMON, AND NONPELAGIC ROCKFISH PROHIBITED IN SOUTHEAST ALASKA SPORT FISHERIES Restriction
04/10/17 Expired 05/01/18 Southeast SOUTHEAST ALASKA REGIONAL KING SALMON SPORT FISHING REGULATIONS FOR 2017 Opening
03/23/17 Expired 12/31/17 Sitka Pelagic Rockfish Limit Reduced In The Sitka Area Restriction
03/20/17 Expired 03/31/18 Southeast SOUTHEAST ALASKA NONPELAGIC ROCKFISH SPORT FISHING REGULATIONS FOR 2017 Restriction
03/06/17 Expired 08/14/17 Ketchikan Hatchery King Salmon Limits Increased In Herring Bay Area Liberalization
03/06/17 Expired 08/14/17 Ketchikan Hatchery King Salmon Limits Increased In Herring Bay Area Liberalization
03/06/17 Expired 08/14/17 Ketchikan 2017 KING SALMON SPORT FISHING RESTRICTIONS FOR KETCHIKAN AREA MARINE WATERS Restriction
03/06/17 Expired 07/15/17 Petersburg KING SALMON SPORT FISHING REGULATIONS FOR MARINE WATERS ADJACENT TO THE STIKINE RIVER FOR 2017 Restriction
03/06/17 Expired 06/14/17 Juneau 2017 KING SALMON SPORT FISHING REGULATIONS FOR JUNEAU AREA MARINE WATERS Closure
03/06/17 Expired 12/31/17 Haines/Skagway 2017 KING SALMON SPORT FISHING REGULATIONS FOR HAINES/SKAGWAY AREA MARINE WATERS Closure
03/06/17 Expired 12/31/17 Yakutat SITUK RIVER CLOSED TO KING SALMON FISHING Closure
02/15/17 Statewide Division Of Sport Fish Launches Email Subscription Service
01/03/17 Statewide SPORT FISH STOCKING PLAN AVAILABLE FOR COMMENT
01/01/17 Expired 12/31/17 Yakutat YAKUTAT SPORT DUNGENESS CRAB FISHING CLOSED Closure
01/01/17 Expired 12/31/17 Juneau TENAKEE INLET REMAINS CLOSED TO SPORT AND PERSONAL USE SHRIMP FISHING IN 2017 Closure
01/01/17 Expired 12/31/17 Juneau JUNEAU AREA SECTION 11-A REMAINS CLOSED TO SPORT AND PERSONAL USE POT SHRIMP FISHING IN 2017 Closure